A stupid or easily victimized person; a dupe.
(slang) A person easily imposed upon or cheated; pitifully meek person.
He's just a schnook. She's obviously using him but he keeps coming back for more abuse.
Origin of schnook
- Yiddish shnuk snout, schnook from Lithuanian snukis mug, snout
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Yiddish ×©× ×•×§ (shnuk), a person easily imposed upon or cheated.